Atonement's a hot theme lately.
The cover story of the March issue of CFO magazine: ATONEMENT: Companies in all industries are paying for the transgressions of the banking sector.
Spitzer: “In the past few days I have begun to atone for my private failings with my wife, Silda, my children, and my entire family.”
Why do we continue to create a world dominated by such extremes of good and bad, right and wrong, sin and retribution? It seems to be an excess of ego in the Western society, and appears to be pushing the planet to a crisis point. I don’t think we can (or should) obliterate ego, but we can do a better job in attaining balance ─ as individuals and as a society.